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    Debian: libgd2 arbitrary code execution fix DSA-591-1

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    "infamous41md" discovered several integer overflows in the PNG image decoding routines of the GD graphics library. This could lead to the execution of arbitrary code on the victim's machine.
    Debian Security Advisory DSA 591-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                             Martin Schulze
    November 9th, 2004             
    Package        : libgd2
    Vulnerability  : integer overflows
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CAN-2004-0990
    BugTraq ID     : 11523
    "infamous41md" discovered several integer overflows in the PNG image
    decoding routines of the GD graphics library.  This could lead to the
    execution of arbitrary code on the victim's machine.
    For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.8.4-17.woody3 of libgd1 and in version 2.0.1-10woody1 of
    For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems will be fixed soon.
    We recommend that you upgrade your libgd2 packages.
    Upgrade Instructions
    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
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      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
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    For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
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